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Elena B.

Buenos Aires, Argentina

$600 - $1000 / Day

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Top Services

  • Video Editor - News

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

  • Production Company

Equipment

Video

  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Shoulder rig

About Elena

I am an award-nominated freelance multimedia journalist. My work has been published in multiple international news organizations including The Associated Press, National Geographic, The New York Times, Al Jazeera English and the BBC. I am currently based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with Agence France-Presse.

Top Projects

  • The News and Observer - Being Transgender in North Carolina: Reaction to HB2

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Production Company
    • Video Editor - News

    I covered the House Bill 2 in North Carolina, which required people to use public bathrooms that match their birth gender. For this story I brought in 8 transgender people in the studio and interviewed them, asking how they felt about this bill and how it affected their lives.

  • The New York Times - An American Fighting Against ISIS

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - News
    • Production Company

    I filmed and produced this piece on a Marine veteran who went to Iraqi Kurdistan to fight ISIS with the Kurdish Peshmerga. It was published on the front page of the New York Times.

  • Al Jazeera English - My life after 44 years in prison

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - Documentary
    • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist

    I co-shot and co-edited this documentary and sold it to Al Jazeera English. It was nominated in the ‘Best Video Journalism’ Category at the Drum Online Media Awards in June 2016 and screened at DOC NYC in the fall of 2015. It received over 14 million views on YouTube alone and was aggregated around the world.

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Fixer
  • Production Company

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Production Assistant
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

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